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Degrees to Launch Any Career

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College for Less

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Your Home Away From Home

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Two Campuses to Serve You

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE

Southwestern Michigan College is a small college with big opportunities. The 240-acre campus is safe, beautiful, and always busy with activities. Experience it for yourself—all while getting a high-quality education you can take anywhere.

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Free Tuition for Michigan Adults

Michigan Reconnect is a State of Michigan program offering free community college tuition to qualifying residents ages 25+. Follow the link below to see if you qualify.

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Registration for Fall Classes Is Now Open!

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SMC Guarantee

All new students enrolling in Fall 2021 classes will receive a scholarship of at least $600 to help remove financial barriers to attaining a college degree. Because the best way forward is together.

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Campus Living at Its Finest

Our suite-style residence halls are some of the nicest in the state! Apply for housing now for your best chance at securing a room. 

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Upcoming Events

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May 07, 2021

Fall New Student Orientation

All students starting at SMC for the first time are expected to complete New Student Orientation to register for classes and learn how to succeed at SMC. Reserve your spot today!

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August 09, 2021

SU21 Final Exams

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August 10, 2021

SU21 Final Exams

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August 11, 2021

SU21 Final Exams

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August 11, 2021

Su 21 Semester Ends

Math Boot Camp

August 17, 2021 - August 27, 2021

Math Boot Camp

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September 06, 2021

Labor Day

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September 07, 2021

F 21 Classes Begin

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October 21, 2021

Fall Choir Concert

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October 22, 2021

Fall Band Concert

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November 24, 2021

Thanksgiving Break

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November 25, 2021

Thanksgiving Break

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November 26, 2021

Thanksgiving Break

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December 01, 2021

Sp 22 100% Tuition & Fees Due

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December 03, 2021

Holiday Band & Choir Concert

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December 24, 2021

Winter Break

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December 25, 2021

Winter Break

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December 26, 2021

Winter Break

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December 27, 2021

Winter Break

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December 28, 2021

Winter Break

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December 29, 2021

Winter Break

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December 30, 2021

Winter Break

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December 31, 2021

Winter Break

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January 01, 2022

Winter Break

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FAST FACTS

1,800

Students

$5,378

Avg. Annual Tuition and Fees

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1964

Founded

240-Acre

Dowagiac Campus

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Knowledge for All

Top 25%

College-level Course Success

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